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Affordable energy is vital to our economy and national security. High energy costs slow job growth, increase the costs to industries and of products, and squeezes household budgets.

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Education serves an important role in both our lives and in our society. Working to ensure access to high quality and affordable education for more students, including those in our rural communities, has been a fundamental priority of mine in Congress...

Thompson Issues Statement on President’s Proposed Regulations on Hydraulic Fracturing

“As one of the top producers of natural gas, Pennsylvania’s success has been made possible due to technological advancements and safety regulations administered at the state level, rather than adding an additional layer of bureaucracy from the federal government."
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Thompson’s Agriculture Subcommittee Conducts Hearing on “Waters of the United States” Proposal

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-05), Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry, held a public hearing to review the definition of “waters of the United States” proposed rule and its impact on rural America.
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Thompson Introduces Medical Evaluation Parity for Service Members Act

U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson and Tim Ryan introduced H.R. 1465, the Medical Evaluation Parity for Service Members Act. The bill will help the military identify behavioral health issues and improve suicide prevention by instituting a mental health assessment for all incoming military recruits.
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Glenn Thompson: Politics behind Obama’s Keystone decision

On Feb. 24, President Barack Obama vetoed the bipartisan Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act, preventing construction of this long-awaited project and confirming speculation that political calculations have been his motivating factor.
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